FORT WAYNE — Violet Bernice Pritchard, 93, died Thursday, February 2, 2017 at Heritage Park. She was born December 3, 1923 in Huntington, Indiana, to the late Chester Earl and Grace (Smith) Humbert. During her 93 years Violet was a hairdresser, worked with children at the Wesleyan Kiddie College and was a homemaker. Surviving are her grandchildren, Tamara (Jeremy) Parrish, Robert Robinson and their mother, Mary Robinson; great-grandchildren Tiera, K'leigh and Carrington; and Violet's siblings, Patricia Dull, Donnie Humbert and Harold Humbert. Violet was preceded in death by a son, Kenneth Robinson; two husbands, Donald Robinson and Howard Franklin; two sisters, Evelyn Humbert and Clara Richter; and a brother, Richard Humbert. A memorial service is 1 p.m. on Saturday, February 18, 2017, at Covington Funeral Home, 8408 Covington Rd., Fort Wayne, with visitation from 12 noon until service time. Burial will be in Covington Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Condolences may be left at www.covingtonmemorial.com .
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